Adult basic literacy

The Challenges of Literacy and Employment - Facilitator's Notes (1995)

A collaborative project between Prospects Literacy Association and Edmonton Recycling Society. The focus of the project has been the experiences of two adults who are involved in a basic literacy program and who are employed as sorters at Edmonton Recycling Society.

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1995-01-01

Perceptions of Literacy and Adult Literacy Programs (1995)

There are numerous definitions of literacy but relatively few data on the views of adult learners in literacy programs regarding literacy and even fewer on the views of adult literacy instructors. This study examined the views of 94 learners and 31 teachers regarding literacy as well as the actual classroom experiences of a subgroup of learners.

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1995-01-01

Living Math (2002)

A workbook dealing with basic numeracy skills, having a focus on the practical application of math skills using real life activities. Topics include addition, subtraction, place value, and working with money (small change).

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1994-05-26

How We Spent Our Summer Holidays (1994)

Written by adult literacy students at Prospects, this book is a compilation of their activities during the summer.

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1994-01-01

What Policies and Resources are Necessary to End Welfare as We Know It and Meet the Human Capital Development Needs of Those Who Have Been Dependant on Welfare? (1994)

This summary paper was developed to stimulate discussion among participants at a policy forum on Achieving the National Education Goal on Adult Literacy, held in Washington DC in June of 1994. It contains a series of questions, grouped under the following five categories:

A. What should the goals of adult literacy and basic skills programs for welfare recipients be?

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1994-01-01

Adult Literacy in the Seventies (1978)

Conference report

This is the report of a Canadian Workshop on Adult Basic and Literacy Education held from October 27-30, 1977 in Ottawa, Ontario. Over 200 people took part in the Conference and they came from all parts of Canada and represented many fields of endeavour.

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1990-01-01

Canadian Adult Basic Education and Literacy Activities (1976)

A Digest

This is the digest of a project undertaken for World Literacy of Canada from June 1975 to June 1976 to survey the Canadian literacy scene. Details of the full report of the project are given on the last page.

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1990-01-01

Adult Basic Education and Literacy Activities in Canada 1975-76 (1976)

A report of a project undertaken for World Literacy of Canada to survey the nature and extent of functional illiteracy in Canada, with a focus on those activities currently being undertaken in Anglophone Canada.

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1990-01-01

Bridging The Gap Between Literacy & Technology (2000)

The Bridging the Gap curriculum guides offer practitioners the tools to integrate information technology into many of the reading, writing, and computer requirements of today`s workplace. Having a comprehensive computer-integrated curriculum gives both the practitioner and the learner the skills needed in the 21st Century workplace.

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1990-01-01

Reaching-Out Approaches (1989)

Adult Literacy Initiatives For New Brunswick

The need to encourage more Canadian adults to upgrade their basic literacy skills (reading, writing and mathematics) grows each year. Even though proven teaching methods exist and dollars are available, the central problem remains: how to reach out to recruit and retain those who could benefit from upgrading efforts.

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1990-01-01

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